National Association of Gay & Lesbian Real Estate Professionals

Housing Policy Summit

HRC Equality Center
Washington, DC • April 17-18

The NAGLREP LGBT Housing Policy Summit brings together recognized LGBT and allied housing leaders with a mission to affect housing policy as it relates to equality for the LGBT community.  Hosted at the HRC Equality Center, the summit offers NAGLREP members and guests the opportunity to advocate to their representatives to write legislation supporting NAGLREP’s key call-to-action.



U.S. Congressman Ted Deutch (D-FL)

Vice Chair Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus


Jillian Lenson

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

Office of Fair Housing / Equal Opportunity


Karine Jean-Pierre
Senior Advisor

National Spokesperson


Alex Perriello

Realogy Franchise Group

Chairman Emeritus


Vince Malta

National Association of REALTORS®

2018 First Vice President


Anthony Hitt

Engel & Völkers North America

President and CEO


Scott Juhl

First American Title

VP Marketing and Strategy Development


Nii-Quartelai Quartey, Ed.D.


Senior Advisor & National LGBT Liaison


Anthony Hutchinson

Freddie Mac

Director of Government Relations


Teresa Palacios Smith

HSF Affiliates, LLC

Vice President Diversity & Inclusion


Anthony Weekly

SunTrust Mortgage

SVP Inclusive Lending


Jonathan Lovitz


Vice President of External Affairs


David Stacy

Human Rights Campaign

Government Affairs Director


Kelly Kent


Director National Housing Initiative


Paul Ellner

Wells Fargo Home Mortgage


Danielle Arigoni


Director of Livable Communities


April 17 6:00 – 8:00pm Welcome Reception Networking at HRC Equality Center
April 18 8:45 – 8:55am Welcome NAGLREP Policy Committee Chair John Graff, Remarks by: John Jones of Wells Fargo Home Mortgage
8:55 – 9:05 HRC LGBT Equality Update, David Stacy, HRC Government Affairs Director
9:05 – 9:30 A Beltway Look at LGBT Focused Housing Initiatives, Jillian Lenson, Office of Fair Housing & Equal Opportunity, U.S Department of Housing & Urban Development, Anthony Hutchinson, Director of Government Relations, Freddie Mac
9:30 – 10:00 Continuing to Welcome the LGBT Community to Real Estate, Alex Perriello, Chairman Emeritus Realogy Franchise Group, Anthony Hitt, CEO Engel Volkers Americas, Teresa Palacios Smith, Vice President Diversity and Inclusion, HSF Affiliates, LLC.
10:00 – 10:25 Exploring the Housing Needs of the Aging LGBT Population, Nii-Quartelai Quartey, Senior Advisor & National LGBT Liason, AARP, Danielle Arigoni, Director of AARP Livable Communities, Kelly Kent, Director National Housing Initiative, SAGE
10:25 – 10:35 Coffee Break
10:35 – 10:55 LGBT Inclusion and it’s Importance to Business and Consumers, Jonathan Lovitz, Vice President External Affairs, NGLCC & Paul Ellner, Wells Fargo Home Mortgage
10:55 – 11:05 Fair Housing 50 Years Later, Vince Malta, 2018 1st Vice President, National Association of REALTORS®
11:05 – 11:30 Current State of Politics: 2018 Midterms Here We Come, Karine Jean Pierre, Senior Advisor & National Spokesperson,
11:30 – 11:55 Inclusion in the Real Estate Industry, Anthony Weekly, SVP Inclusive Lending, SunTrust Mortgage, Scott Juhl, VP Marketing and Strategy Development, First American Title
11:55 – 12:45 Luncheon – Keynote speaker U.S. Congressman Ted Deutch, Vice Chair Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus
12:45 – 1:00 Break
1:00 – 1:30
1:30 – 1:45
NAGLREP Policy Committee Round Table
Bus to Capitol Hill
2:30 – 3:30 Hill Visit with Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus, House Visitors Center
3:30 – 3:35 Regroup
3:35 – 4:15 Attendees visit their State Representative
4:30 – 5:30 Networking at W Hotel Rooftop

HRC Equality Center, HRC, 1640 Rhode Island Ave NW, Washington, DC

Recommended Hotel adjacent to HRC is  Courtyard by Marriott Washington Embassy Row.   Also adjacent to HRC is  The Beacon Hotel.

10 minute walk to HRC is  Embassy Row Hotel.

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